The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Social Media Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media Manager
Rank 891 935 919
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Social Media Manager 24 21 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.019% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.020% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 15
Median salary £37,263 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.65% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £32,500 £37,550
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -13.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92774 105028 112463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 78073 87099 90668
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Social Media Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Social Media Manager in the job title.

Social Media Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media Manager over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Media Manager
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 24 £37,263 +14.65% 7
London +50 23 £37,263 -17.19% 4
South West - 1 £26,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £26,000 -
Dorset - 1 £26,000 -

Social Media Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Social Media Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Social Media Manager in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Social Media
2 23 (62.16%) Marketing
3 10 (27.03%) Twitter
3 10 (27.03%) Analytics
4 9 (24.32%) Facebook
5 8 (21.62%) Google
6 7 (18.92%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (18.92%) Web Operations
7 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (16.22%) Games
8 5 (13.51%) Degree
8 5 (13.51%) SEO
8 5 (13.51%) B2B
8 5 (13.51%) B2C
9 4 (10.81%) Project Management
9 4 (10.81%) Content Management
9 4 (10.81%) Advertising
10 3 (8.11%) Finance
10 3 (8.11%) Migration
10 3 (8.11%) CMS
10 3 (8.11%) Banking
10 3 (8.11%) PMP
10 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
10 3 (8.11%) MS Office
10 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
10 3 (8.11%) Pay per click
10 3 (8.11%) Data Migration
10 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
10 3 (8.11%) Social Media Marketing
10 3 (8.11%) Google Apps

Social Media Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Radian6
1 1 (2.70%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.70%) AdWords
2 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.70%) PaaS
General
1 23 (62.16%) Marketing
2 6 (16.22%) Games
3 4 (10.81%) Advertising
4 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 3 (8.11%) Brand Awareness
4 3 (8.11%) Finance
4 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.41%) Electronics
6 1 (2.70%) Legal
6 1 (2.70%) Publishing
6 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) Pyjs
Miscellaneous
1 37 (100.00%) Social Media
2 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Blog
3 1 (2.70%) Podcast
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Analytics
2 7 (18.92%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (18.92%) Web Operations
3 5 (13.51%) B2B
3 5 (13.51%) B2C
3 5 (13.51%) SEO
4 4 (10.81%) Content Management
4 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) Data Migration
5 3 (8.11%) Digital Analytics
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) Pay per click
5 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.11%) Social Media Marketing
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.41%) Global Marketing
7 1 (2.70%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (2.70%) Line Management
7 1 (2.70%) Planning and Forecasting
7 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) PMP
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Twitter
2 9 (24.32%) Facebook
3 8 (21.62%) Google
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.41%) Adobe
6 1 (2.70%) Brandwatch
6 1 (2.70%) Crimson Hexagon
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
JWResource
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Wilmslow
Venturi
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + 28 days, lunch clubs, health
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: 25 days ago